IN THE RING OF THE RISE. By Vincent C. Marinaro.

IN THE RING OF THE RISE. By Vincent C. Marinaro.

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Author Marinaro (Vincent C.).
Book Code 17656
ISBN 1853105945
Book Description Very good in slightly used dust-wrapper.

(1976) 1995 1st UK edition. 4to (210 x 287mm). Ppviii,184. Colour & b/w photographs, illustrations. Blue cloth-backed boards, silver spine titles.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1995
Publisher Swan Hill Press.
Place Shrewsbury, Shropshire.
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Compulsory reading for any thinking angler. "A startling and penetrating look at trout behaviour and rise forms - with brilliant, practical insights into approach and presentation". Vincent C. Marinaro came to prominence as the author of Modern Dry-Fly Code. In this subsequent work, he develops his ideas about how a trout's prey appears to the trout itself." This UK edition has a new introduction by Charles Jardine. Chapters include: Part one: In the ring of the rise - The anatomy of the rise; What the fish does and does not see; Fishing to the ring of the rise; Rod function, rod design. Part two: Adventures with special fly patterns - A game of nods; The hidden hatch; Big fly, big trout; Small fly, big fish. Part three: Trout rivers in profile - Anatomy of the limestone and freestone trout waters; The Au Sable.